Getting to the core (or soul) of your biz

Getting to the core (or soul) of your biz

  You want to build a tribe? People that get what you stand for, and support you? People who look to you for recommendations and advice? That's called building trust. And the best way to build trust is to be authentic. Roll your eyes if you will, but there is no...

It’s not your WHAT. It’s not your HOW. It’s your WHY.

It’s not your WHAT. It’s not your HOW. It’s your WHY.

Imagine this… You have just won an out of this world prize in a competition you entered recently. The prize is your very own, custom built and designed car. Now, this is no ordinary car. It can talk to you – it can fly – it can change shape – it can pretty much do...

Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn!

Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn!

I recently watched a movie called Predestination. It’s a time-travel thriller that had me utterly mind boggled until they dropped a massive plot twist and - BOOM! - suddenly it all made sense. It got me thinking… Hollywood isn’t the only place you’ll find massive plot...

5 Things you might not (but need to) know about Facebook

5 Things you might not (but need to) know about Facebook

Unless you've been keeping up-to-date with Facebook since its launch in 2004, you might not know just how much it’s actually moved forward to today. What once was a shell structure of friending, poking and limiting status updates is now a simply magical platform for...

How to kick ass online

How to kick ass online

Let’s rewind back to before social media and the online world as we know it today. In order to connect with your potential audience, you would have to probably spend a day or two a week cold calling – that’s right … cold (as in expect an icy reception on the other...

How to manage Social Media quickly and effectively

How to manage Social Media quickly and effectively

This blog post was originally called: "How to manage your social media profiles in less than 2 hours a week." And then I thought, hmmmm - cutting down on time spent on social media is one thing but cutting down on time AND putting out relevant and targeted messages is...

The six secrets to a successful online presence

The six secrets to a successful online presence

If you run a business, chances are you need an online presence.  You need people to find out about you and your business in the world wide web. And I don’t just mean that you need a website, facebook page and a blog. Sure, that’s a start – but you need much more than...

Why I love apps and processes more than shoes

Why I love apps and processes more than shoes

I am a self-professed lover of apps and processes. I tell people all the time that  I love apps more than I love shoes. And it’s the truth. The possibility of making my business, my website or my life run more efficiently makes me tick. There are so many amazing apps,...

The Typo Pandemic – Tinka Oberholzer

The Typo Pandemic – Tinka Oberholzer

The Typo- Pandemic Call me crazy.  Call me old-school.  In fact, call me anything, just spell it correctly please.  Am I unaccompanied when I notice a big threat to the use of our written language?  It remains appalling to see how many spelling errors and grammar...